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Krissy Kneen

24 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Krissy Kneen and Elizabeth McCarthy

Krissy Kneen is a writer of lavish imagination.

Emily Nussbaum: Culture, Criticism and TV Today

25 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Emily Nussbaum

'Criticism is a form of theatre,' Emily Nussbaum has said.

Masha Gessen

25 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Masha Gessen and Sally Warhaft

Please note that this event will now take place at Deakin Edge, Federation Square.

David Neiwert

26 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
David Neiwert and Sally Warhaft

Journalist, author and acknowledged expert in American right-wing extremism David Neiwert talks to Sally...

Ronan Farrow: Power, Abuse and Facing Facts

30 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Ronan Farrow and Tracey Spicer

Ronan Farrow has been one of the foremost reporters documenting the culture of silence and impunity around...

Rough Diamonds: The Award for an Unpublished Manuscript

3 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Toni Jordan, Christian White, Melanie Cheng, and...

In its 15-year history, the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript has launched...

A Hypothetical Pandemic

6 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Ali Moore, Malik Peiris, Kanta Subbarao, Russell...

A highly infectious disease that started in the tropics of Southern China is sweeping the globe, with a...

Hot Desk Edition #2

10 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Asiel Adan Sanchez, Candy Bowers, Stephen Pham,...

In this edition of the Next Big Thing, glimpse works-in-progress from our second intake of 2018 Hot Desk...

Veronica Roth: Divergent Dystopias

10 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Veronica Roth and Amie Kaufman

Dark, complex and utterly addictive, Veronica Roth's blockbuster dystopian YA novels have ensnared a...